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Alex Trebek's Wife Reveals The Hardest Thing About Her Husband's Cancer Battle: "It’s When I See Him In Pain"

January 9, 2020 11:49

Alex Trebek's longtime wife Jean revealed the hardest thing about her beloved husband's battle with cancer in the latest interview.

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Alex Trebek’s wife and happy marriage:

  • Alex Trebek and his charming wife Jean have been happily married for three decades and counting. The couple tied the knot in 1990.

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  • Alex and Jean are the proud parents of two children: son and daughter.
  • Jean admits that Alex is her true soulmate, though they also have ups and downs like any other spouses:

We have our challenges.

  • Jean has become Alex’s most devoted supporter in his cancer battle. The Jeopardy host was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in 2019.

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Candid interview

In a recent interview with Good Morning America, Alex Trebek and his wife Jean got candid about the difficulties they’ve faced amid Alex’s cancer treatment. By the end of 2019, the Jeopardy host underwent chemotherapy, but doctors said he would require several more sessions.

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In the course of the interview, Jean got emotional when said how she’s dealing with her beloved husband’s disease.

She said:

For me, it’s when I see him in pain and I can’t help him.

How Jean is helping Alex in his cancer battle

Alex often admits that he is lucky to have Jean in his life. But few people know that Jean plays a big role in Alex’s healing.

Jean always stays positive and due to such approach, Alex takes his cancer journey with an incredible inner strength that deserves the highest admiration.

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Jean also applies a rare technique of healing which is called Reiki. The practice is based on spirituality and meditation. It also involves voice vibration techniques.

Alex Trebek admits:

The human voice has so much power and healing.

As for Jean, she follows this major rule while supporting her husband:

I am absolutely sure that we live in a benevolent universe that is always conspiring for our highest and greatest good.

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With such great support from his wife, Alex Trebek will undoubtedly defeat cancer. Our close ones’ love can do miracles! The Jeopardy host has an amazing supporter always by his side – his wife of 30 years Jean. We keep praying for this wonderful family and Alex’s recovery.

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